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"Addenda for pages 200 and 201": 1 leaf (typewritten) inserted at p. 200
Topics: Brookfield family, Brandriff family
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Zane Grey
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LibriVox recording of Riders of the Purple Sage, by Zane Grey. Read by Laurie Anne Walden. The year is 1871, and wealthy ranch owner Jane Withersteen is in trouble. She has incurred the displeasure of her Mormon church leaders by refusing to marry a church elder and by befriending Gentiles (non-Mormons). In rides Lassiter, the quintessential Western hero: mysterious, purposeful, a deadly gunslinger, but with an unexpected streak of gentleness. While Lassiter is assisting Jane at the ranch, her...
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Topics: Librivox, audiobook, western, cowboy
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Zane Grey
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LibriVox recording of The Rainbow Trail, by Zane Grey. Read by Richard Kilmer. The Rainbow Trail is a sequel to The Riders of the Purple Sage. Both novels are notable for their protagonists' mild opposition to Mormon polygamy, but in The Rainbow Trail this theme is treated more explicitly. The plots of both books revolve around the victimization of women in the Mormon culture: events in Riders of the Purple Sage are centered on the struggle of a Mormon woman who sacrifices her wealth and social...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, adventure, fiction, western
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by William Still
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LibriVox recording of The Underground Railroad, Part 1 by William Still. ”It was my good fortune to lend a helping hand to the weary travelers flying from the land of bondage.” William Still. "Dear Sir:—For most of the years I have lived, the escape of fugitives from slavery, and their efforts to baffle the human and other bloodhounds who tracked them, formed the romance of American History. That romance is now ended, and our grandchildren will hardly believe its leading incidents...
Topics: underground railroad, slavery, slave, escape, runaway, Philadelphia, boxcar, emancipation,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by John R. Musick
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LibriVox recording of The Witch of Salem, by John R. Musick. A Historical Novel about the Salem Witch Trials. A fantastic illustrated historical novel by the prolific American author John R. Musick. From the author’s preface: The "Witch of Salem" is designed to cover twenty years in the history of the United States, or from the year 1680 to 1700, including all the principal features of this period. Charles Stevens of Salem, with Cora Waters, the daughter of an indented slave, whose...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, fiction, witch trial, religion, discrimination
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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LibriVox recording of Life of Harriet Beecher Stowe, Compiled from her Letters and Journals by Charles Edward Stowe. Read in English by Michele Fry Harriet Beecher Stowe (June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896), of Cincinnati, was the most famous female American author of her age, and is said to have touched off the American Civil War with her novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852), awakening the whole world to the harsh conditions of slavery. She wrote 30 other successful books depicting life in early...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, biography, American history, Uncle Tom's cabin, Harriet Beecher Stowe, the...
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by Solomon Northup
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LibriVox recording of Twelve Years a Slave, by Solomon Northup. Read by Rob Board. Twelve Years a Slave is the memoir of a freeborn African American from New York who is kidnapped and sold into slavery. After being held for twelve years on a series of Louisiana plantations, he is eventually freed and reunited with his family. Solomon Northup published his memoir the year he was rescued, 1853, and, arriving soon after Harriet Beecher Stowe's "Uncle Tom's Cabin", it proved a bestseller....
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, memoir, slavery, history, louisiana, kidnap
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Louis Hughes
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LibriVox recording of Thirty Years A Slave, by Louis Hughes. Read by James K. White. Louis Hughes was born a slave near Charlottesville, Virginia to a white father and a black slave woman. Throughout his life he worked mostly as a house servant, but was privy to the intimate details and workings of the entire McGee cotton plantation and empire. In Thirty Years A Slave Hughes provides vivid descriptions and explicit accounts of how the McGee plantation in Mississippi, and the McGee mansion in...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, biography, history, memoirs
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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LibriVox recording of A Narrative of the Life of Rev. Noah Davis, A Colored Man, by Noah Davis. Read by Bryan Ness. The object of the writer, in preparing this account of himself, is to RAISE SUFFICIENT MEANS TO FREE HIS LAST TWO CHILDREN FROM SLAVERY. Having already, within twelve years past, purchased himself, his wife, and five of his children, at a cost, altogether, of over four thousand dollars , he now earnestly desires a humane and Christian public to AID HIM IN THE SALE OF THIS BOOK,...
Topics: LibriVox, literature, audiobook, davis, slavery, autobiography
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Joseph Smith, Jr.
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LibriVox recording of The Book of Mormon, translated by Joseph Smith, Jr. Read in English by Andrew White; Kalynda; mevans; Jacob Paul Starr; Tony Russell; hgal2010; Jared Hess; kjpeterson; David Stephenson; Kevin W. Davidson; Sarah LuAnn; Nicholas James Bridgewater; Liberty Stump The Book of Mormon is a volume of holy scripture comparable to the Bible, used by Latter Day Saints. It is a record of God’s dealings with the ancient inhabitants of the Americas. The book was written by ancient...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Mormonism, LDS, Latter Day Saints, Mormons
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by James E. Talmage
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LibriVox recording of THE STORY OF MORMONISM, by James E. Talmage. Read by Nathan Markham. A few years before James E. Talmage was called to serve as an apostle for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (also known as the "Mormon" church), he gave a series of lectures at universities such as the University of Michigan and Cornell, describing the history of the Church. These lectures were later compiled and published as 'The Story of "Mormonism."' It is a concise,...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, religion, mormonism, faith, christianity, latter-day saints
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by George Eliot
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LibriVox recording of Scenes of Clerical Life by George Eliot. Read by Bruce Pirie. Scenes of Clerical Life, which appeared in book form in 1858 (after serial publication in the previous year), was the first published fiction by George Eliot, the pen name for Mary Anne Evans. It consists of three novellas based on the lives of country clergymen and their communities. These characters interest Eliot not for their theology — she had abandoned conventional Christian belief — but for their...
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Topics: librivox, audio, novel, eliot
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Benjamin Franklin, ed. Frank Woodworth Pine
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LibriVox recording of The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, edited by Frank Woodward Pine. Read by Gary Gilberd. Franklin wrote his autobiography in the form of an extended letter to his son. While recording the events of his life, he adds instructions for good living which makes this work America’s first “How to Succeed” book. (Summary by Gary) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats or languages (if available),...
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Topics: librivox, literature, audiobooks, autobiography, franklin, pine
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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LibriVox - founded in 2005 - is a community of volunteers from all over the world who record public domain texts: poetry, short stories, whole books, even dramatic works, in many different languages. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain in the USA and available as free downloads on the internet. If you are not in the USA, please check your country's copyright law before downloading. Please visit the LibriVox website where you can search for books that interest you. You can search or...
The Library of Congress
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70.3M
VIEWS
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The  Library of Congress  is the world’s largest library, offering access to the creative record of the United States—and extensive materials from around the world—both on-site and online. It is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office. Explore collections, reference services and other programs and plan a visit at loc.gov ; access the official site for U.S. federal legislative information at congress.gov ; and register creative...
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
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ITEMS
233.5M
VIEWS
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The John P. Robarts Research Library, commonly referred to as Robarts Library, is the main humanities and social sciences library of the University of Toronto Libraries and the largest individual library in the university. Opened in 1973 and named for John Robarts, the 17th Premier of Ontario, the library contains more than 4.5 million bookform items, 4.1 million microform items and 740,000 other items. The library building is one of the most significant examples of brutalist architecture in...
American Libraries
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1.4B
VIEWS
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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft , Yahoo! , The Sloan Foundation , and others.
Canadian Libraries
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416.6M
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by Internet Archive Canada
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Welcome to the Canadian Libraries page. The Toronto scanning centre was established in 2004 on the campus of the University of Toronto . From its humble beginnings, Internet Archive Canada has worked with well over 50 institutions, in providing their unique material(s) with open access and sharing these collections the world over. From the Archives of the Sisters of Service to the University of Alberta, IAC has digitized approximately 522,741 unique and special collections. Many...
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1864-65 Gazetteer, Commercial and Business Directory for the County of Lambton, Canada West (Ontario) published by D. McMillan & Co. and printed at the office of the "British Canadian", Sarnia, C.W. 1864.
Topics: sarnia, lambton, county, gazetteer, commercial, business, directory, directories, canada west,...
Topic: Canada -- Directories
Canadian Libraries
texts
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Topic: Woodstock (Ont.) -- Directories
Farmers and business directory for the counties of Haldimand, Lincoln, Welland, and Wentworth for the years 1917 - 1918
Hard copy located at the Trent University Archives.
Allen County Public Library
by Child, Hamilton, 1836- cn
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Advertising matter interspersed
Brock University
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Business directory for Canada and Newfoundland for the year 1899
Hard copy located at the Peterborough Museum and Archives.
Topics: Welland (Ont.) -- Directories, Port Colborne (Ont.) -- Directories
Business directory for the Province of Ontario for the year 1882
Brock University
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Gazetteer and business directory for the Province of Ontario for the year 1910 - 1911
American Libraries
by Child, Hamilton, 1836- [from old catalog] comp
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Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Ontario County (N.Y.), Ontario County (N.Y.)
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ASwVAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Brock University
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Classified business directory of the principal cities and towns of the Province of Ontario, some 200 in number
Community Texts
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Show results and pedigrees for English dogs
Topics: Kennel Club, pedigree, dog shows, England
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Dog shows and pedigrees
Topics: kennel club, england
Community Texts
texts
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pedigrees and show results from 1874
Topics: united kennel club, stud book
Community Texts
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Kennel Club of England show calendar and pedigrees of Brittish dogs
Topics: The Kennel Club, Dog stud book
Community Texts
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Show results and pedigrees for English dogs
Topics: The Kennel Club, pedigrees
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Topic: Argyll, Archibald Campbell, Marquis of, 1598-1661
Family tree of the Craignish Campbells: fold. geneal. tab
Topics: Campbell family, Argyll, Dukes of, genealogy
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Topics: Rebecca Riots, 1839-1844, genealogy
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Maclean, John, 1851-1928
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VUAR c.1--Maps removed
Topics: Rundle, Robert Terrill, 1811-1896, Hurlburt, Thomas, 1808-1873, Woolsey, Thomas, 1818-1894, Sunday,...